Topic: Create GParted live from scratch ?

I would like to include packages to my iso gparted.
Web page explain how to do on the gparted website :

problem : GParted live version 0.18.0-2 is required.)
Unfortunaly this version not work on my computer...

I use last version (gparted-live-0.28.1-1-i686)
on the Gparted tutorial i do everything, but this commands not working

apt-get install live-build=3.0.5-1.drbl5 debootstrap drbl clonezilla zip bzip2 rsync genisoimage binutils xz-utils cpio bc initramfs-tools pxelinux isolinux

"live-build not found"

i have try another way to make my own iso :


working, but at the end :
need to work with original file :filesystem.manifest
but this file not exist....

someone have got a solution ?


Re: Create GParted live from scratch ?

I have updated the doc
However, it's easier to use this method to include the packages you want:
http://drbl.org/faq/fine-print.php?path … uashfs.faq



Re: Create GParted live from scratch ?

Hello thanks for your quick response
I have proced to test now.
Now problem appear for me at step 17

i have this problem :

Creating GParted Live...

Found dir debian-live, clean stale debian-live files...
[2017-05-10 19:38:34] lb clean
P: Cleaning chroot
[2017-05-10 19:38:34] lb config --archive-areas main
P: Creating config tree for a debian/jessie/i386 system
P: Symlinking hooks...
ln: failed to create symbolic link 'config/hooks/0010-disable-kexec-tools.hook.chroot': Operation not permitted


Re: Create GParted live from scratch ?

I can not reproduce the issue you mentioned. What's the command you run for step 17?
If it still fails, I would suggest you can use this method:
It will be easier.


5 (edited by eric200275 2017-05-23 09:02:41)

Re: Create GParted live from scratch ?

i have try secondery method...

Everything seem to be ok.
Except at this fonction :

sudo mksquashfs squashfs-root filesystem.squashfs.new -b 1024k -comp xz -Xbcj x86 -e boot

A lot of line :
Failed to read file squashfs-root appear...

and to build the image (i have test in 2 differents computer : 1 I7 3ghz 8Go RAM and XEON 3.ghz 32Go Ram) more than 8 hours to have a 54% compilation....